An official says a charity set up to help the three women freed from a decade of captivity in a Cleveland house has raised more than $480,000 so far.
An imposing, 10-foot privacy fence has been erected to guard the home of Cleveland rape and kidnapping suspect Ariel Castro.
The two brothers of the Cleveland man accused of holding three women captive for about a decade say they have no sympathy for him. One called him a “monster” who he hopes “rots in jail.”
CLEVELAND (AP) — A second woman rescued after being held captive for decades in Ohio is now home with her family.
Gina DeJesus, who disappeared in 2004, arrived home Wednesday afternoon to chants of “Gina! Gina!”
The sister of Amanda Berry, one of the three women freed after being held captive for about a decade at an Ohio home, has made a brief statement saying the family is thankful for the community’s support but is asking for privacy.
In the years after his friend’s daughter vanished while walking home from school, Ariel Castro handed out fliers with the 14-year-old’s photo and performed music at a fundraiser held in her honor.
When neighbors gathered
CLEVELAND (AP) — The block where authorities say three young women who vanished a decade ago were held captive by a man and his two brothers has many faces.
On one end, magnificent stained-glass windows rise two stories
NEW YORK (AP) — The discovery of three missing women who police say were held captive in an Ohio home for a decade has put an unexpected spotlight on McDonald’s.
Charles Ramsey, a neighbor who said he heard
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Elizabeth Smart says she’s overjoyed to hear about the happy ending for the Cleveland women who escaped Monday after being missing a decade.
Smart said Tuesday on ABC’s Good Morning America (http://abcn.ws/YrUx5k )
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Kidnapping survivor Jaycee Dugard says the women who went missing about a decade ago and were found at a Cleveland home need a chance to heal and reconnect with the world.
In a statement
Three women who disappeared in Cleveland a decade ago were found safe Monday, and police arrested three brothers accused of holding the victims against their will. A timeline of key events in the case:
— Aug. 23, 2002:
Dramatic 911 call of Cleveland woman held captive for nearly 10 years.
Three women who went missing separately about a decade ago were found Monday.